The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 35.00% 22.03% 14.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 77.78% 61.90% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 11
Average salary £48,750 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.62% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 45.00% 35.59% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 18
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region.

SQL Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 23 (71.88%) PL/SQL
3 21 (65.63%) Oracle
4 18 (56.25%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
5 14 (43.75%) XML
5 14 (43.75%) XSL
5 14 (43.75%) XSLT
6 13 (40.63%) SLA
6 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
7 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
7 9 (28.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (28.13%) REST
7 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
7 9 (28.13%) HP
7 9 (28.13%) JMS
7 9 (28.13%) AMQP
8 8 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
8 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) MS Office
10 6 (18.75%) Java EE
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (15.63%) JIRA
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (15.63%) SSH
11 5 (15.63%) Spring
11 5 (15.63%) JSF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Summit
1 1 (3.13%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.13%) Temenos T24
1 1 (3.13%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) AMQP
2 5 (15.63%) FTP
2 5 (15.63%) SSH
2 5 (15.63%) PuTTY
2 5 (15.63%) WinSCP
3 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Toad
General
1 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Specialist
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Support Specialist
2 10 (31.25%) Support Specialist
3 8 (25.00%) Test Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Trainee
7 1 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Database Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) XML
1 14 (43.75%) XSL
1 14 (43.75%) XSLT
2 9 (28.13%) JMS
2 9 (28.13%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) Java EE
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (15.63%) JSP
4 5 (15.63%) Struts
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware
4 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
4 5 (15.63%) Spring
4 5 (15.63%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Non-Functional Testing
1 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) PL/SQL
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Sun Certification
2 2 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) SLA
2 8 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Avaloq
4 1 (3.13%) VocaLink
4 1 (3.13%) Fiserv